Human Experience of Illness The Death of Ivan Ilych Discussion
Based on The Death of Ivan Ilych by Tolstoy and other topic study materials, write a 750-1,000-word paper that considers the experience of illness and does the following:
- Analyzes the story of Ivan Ilych in terms of concepts of the “healing environment” found in Chapters 7-9 of Called to Care: A Christian Worldview for Nursing.
- Describes the phenomenology of illness and disease (i.e., the personal “what it is like” of illness and disease).
- Analyzes your own experience with illness and disease, what impacted that experience, and how it impacted your life.